The headline of the day comes to us courtesy of the ever-observant New York Times: ***** ***** Nothing gets by these people! (h/t Atlas)

To be fair, the NFL also moved the 2008 season opener to a different day so it wouldn’t interfere whatsoever with John McCain’s acceptance speech. What? Oh, nevermind. From CBS News: National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Tuesday that the NFL is holding its opening game of the 2012-2013 season on Wednesday, September 5 […]

Wait, Gitmo’s still open? From Fox News: At a time of record deficits, a new soccer field for detainees at Camp 6 in Guantanamo Bay is just getting the finishing touches — at a cost of $750,000 to taxpayers. The project was the highlight of a tour Tuesday of the detention camp for reporters at […]

Update: I was going to start a new post for this but it might fit here better as an update. Mitt Romney has won Arizona, which was not unexpected, but Michigan is tighter. With 45% of the vote in, Romney is up 41% to 38%. I’ve seen numbers from the heavily Democrat areas, mainly Oakland […]

Most of the “stars” at this year’s Academy Awards were curiously shy about talking politics. Why? Could it be that in the past few years they’ve gotten exactly what they begged for and now realize it ain’t so great? PETA activist James Cromwell and uber hypocrite Michael Moore didn’t disappoint, however. I’m partial to the […]

Sorry Joe, but something’s got to be done: And the best part is that Obama is allowed to count the $10,000 tax credit as a campaign contribution. The new VP has already paid for himself. The campaign trail this summer just got a lot more fuel efficient. Look for the new VP to be coming […]

A while back the White House denied Newt Gingrich’s charge that Obama is the “food stamp president,” a title they instead tried to bestow upon, you guessed it, George W. Bush. According to Jesse Jackson this past weekend, Team Obama should wear the title as a badge of honor. Transcript from Newsbusters: Say, it’s an […]

Give the Obama campaign credit for realizing that to make a movie about these past three-plus years will require a director who is comfortable working in the myth, fantasy, science fiction, true crime and disaster genres: With Hollywood gathering this weekend for the 84th Academy Awards, President Barack Obama has recruited Oscar-winning documentary director Davis […]

So is it pretty much time to bring all of our troops home and let Karzai fend for himself? The administration was looking to speed up the timetable for a pullout anyway, and things like this will help rush that along: ( – Three days after President Barack Obama dispatched his ambassador to Afghanistan to […]

I’m only 45 years of age but I don’t think I’ve ever felt older than I have these past few weeks. Suddenly I’ve turned into one of those “I remember back when…” people who reminisces about how things used to be “back in the day.” What makes it bizarre is that “back in the day” […]

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